“The Croods” Takes Third Place at the Box Office in Week 3 of Release

by Ed Liuon April 8, 2013
The Croods, from DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc, continues to show legs at the box office, taking another $20.65 million in ticket sales in its third week of release to bring its cumulative US box office total to $125.35 million and its foreign total to $204.897 million. The movie placed third at the box office behind […]

Review: “Shakugan no Shana” Season 2 + OAV: More Moody Melancholia

by Dr. Daedaluson April 8, 2013
Let it be known that I’m a generous guy. I originally reviewed Shakugan no Shana‘s first season and didn’t have a favorable reaction. Naturally, I wasn’t exactly chomping at the bit to review the second season. But, when asked nicely if I’d be so kind as to take up that burden (partially because a different […]


Transformers Prime – “Prey” – Episode 55 Recap

by Neo Yion April 6, 2013
The Decepticons unleash their newest weapon, the dreaded Predaking. Can the Autobots stop this powerful creature or will he seal their doom permanently?  “Scattered” ended with major changes that could make or break our heroes’ success. The Autobots gain an old ally, the straitlaced Ultra Magnus, who makes his presence known right off the bat. […]

The Hub Releases New Promo for “Transformers Prime Beast Hunters” Episode Premiering April 12, 2013

by Ed Liuon April 5, 2013
The Hub has released an exclusive promo video to Toonzone for next week’s new episode of Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters: Transformers Prime Beast Hunters airs on Fridays at 7:30 PM (ET)/4:30 PM (PT). Check out the Hub’s official Transformers Prime web page for more details.


Transformers Animated – “Nature’s Call” Episode 14 Recap

by Neo Yion April 5, 2013
A mysterious creature causes Prowl, Bumblebee, and Sari to investigate. Can Bumblebee and Prowl work together despite their differences? This is the funniest episode in Transformers Animated. A large portion of the humor here derives from Bumblebee’s exaggerated dismay over camping. When Optimus sends him, Prowl, and Sari to investigate an energy reading in the […]
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ThunderCats (2011) – “The Soul Sever” Episode 24 Recap

by RockmanDashon April 5, 2013
While investigating the whereabouts of the next stone, Lion-O, Tygra, and Panthro end up losing the Book of Omens to a group of robots led by the “The Soul Sever”: an ambitious cyborg who desires to resurrect his family members from the dead. The ThunderCats return to the City of Dogs and continue to investigate […]


Archer Episode Recap – Sea Tunt, Part One – Season 4, Episode 12

by Alex Beanon April 5, 2013
Synopsis: Cheryl’s brother Cecil is trying to get her chunk of the family inheritance by proving she’s crazy – and lures the ISIS group into the Bermuda Triangle with a ruse that they need to collect a hydrogen bomb from a downed B-52 bomber before the Russians do. Details: Cheryl’s “stupid, gross brother” Cecil has […]

Character Slideshow Released for “A Monster in Paris”

by Ed Liuon April 5, 2013
Shout! Factory and Click Communications have released a new character slideshow from A Monster in Paris, coming to Blu-ray and DVD on April 16, 2013: A Monster in Paris will be released on April 16, 2013; for more details, check out Toonzone’s earlier coverage here, along with our exclusive video clip and extra videos.


PR: “The Smurfs: Smurfs to the Rescue” Available on DVD July 16, 2013

by Ed Liuon April 5, 2013
THE SMURFS: SMURFS TO THE RESCUE! AVAILABLE JULY 16, 2013 FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT FEATURES SIX CAPTIVATING CARTOONS FROM THE HIT ANIMATED SERIES THE SMURFS DVD will be released during the summer of Smurfs! BURBANK, CA (April 3, 2013) – Get set for “super-Smurfy” fun this summer! Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) is set […]

Release Date of July 30, 2013, Announced for “Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox”

by Dan Collinson April 4, 2013
Newsarama reports that the next DC Comics Animated Movie Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox will be out on July 30, 2013.  Based on the Flashpoint comic series event, the Flash has caused a time ripple that creates an alternate reality in which the Justice League is never formed, where Wonder Woman’s Amazons battle Aquaman’s Atlanteans.  […]